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Divestment and Pipelines

Patty O'Keefe talks about Minnesota's divestment initiative that targets carbon-based fuel industries. State Senator John Marty and Tim O'Brien discuss…

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Dr. Sandra Steingraber Wins Prestigious Elliott-Black Award

The keynote speaker at our recent Future First Women's Congress for Future Generations was recently honored for her tireless work to…

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Sandpiper Project January 2015 Meetings

  Dear Minnesota Environment Supporter, As you may be aware, there is a proposed crude-oil pipeline that would bring hundreds…

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What is the Keystone XL Pipeline?

The Keystone Pipeline already exists. What doesn’t exist fully yet is its proposed expansion, the Keystone XL Pipeline. The existing Keystone runs…

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Seneca Lake Update

Your silence will not protect you. —Audre Lorde Dear friends of Seneca Lake, Last night, the New York State Department of…

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Mendocino County’s Historic Vote Bans Fracking

The Mendocino County Community Bill of Rights Fracking and Water Use Initiative...       Article - Posted by Shannon Briggs

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2014 Women’s Congress Defends Future Generations

Carolyn Raffensperger, an environmental lawyer, coined the phrase "ecological medicine" to describe the large role that the natural world plays…

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Choose Love and Walk the Rivers to Save Them – Sharon M. Day

My culture teaches that as an Ojibwe I have an inherent obligation to not only protect myself, my family, and…

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